MEDIA ADVISORY for Wednesday, September 11, 2019: Village of Islandia Holds September 11th Memorial at First Responders Memorial

Who: Allan M. Dorman, Mayor, Village of Islandia
Islandia Village Board of Trustees and Safety Officers
Local fire chiefs, fire captains and firefighters
Members of the Col. Francis S. Midura Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #12144

What: The Village of Islandia will hold a special ceremony at the new First Responders Memorial in honor of the memory of five local first responders who were killed during the September 11, 2001 attacks: Raymond M. Meisenheimer, Peter Brennan, John P. Napolitano. Glen K. Pettit and William J. Mahoney, Jr.

Mayor Allan M. Dorman will be joined by village trustees, safety officers and members of the Col Francis S. Midura Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #12144 in remembering those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attacks.

The First Responders Memorial was unveiled on June 2, 2018. It features five plaques, one for each of the five local residents who lost their lives. Mayor Dorman said this ceremony will continue to be held at the Memorial to remember those who perished that day.

When: Wednesday, September 11, 2019
10:30 a.m.

Where: First Responders Memorial
Old Nichols Road, Islandia
(across the street from Village Hall)

Directions: LIE to Exit 58 toward Nesconset/Central Islip. Take Old Nichols Road south towards Central Islip. Memorial is on the left-hand side. After approximately one-third of a mile, turn right into Village Hall for parking.

Photo Ops: Mayor Dorman speaking before the crowd, honoring the five residents who died on this day 18 years ago.